There are many good reasons to be involved with social media. We can be connected to endless possibilities to learn, share, discover, and interact that weren’t possible in the past, but there are some downsides as well.
Here are some questions to ask yourself about social media and the effect it has on you:
- Does it seem like social media is taking over your life, your job, your grades, your friendships?
- Are you spending more time connecting online than interacting in person?
- Are you seeing online bullying?
- Are you a victim of online bullying?
There is a seemingly never-ending flood of emerging technologies, apps, and devices! Below are some links to explore. They may be helpful in learning how people of all ages are affected by social media. Check them out and tell us what you think!